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2004 Reunion Information


DRAFT Schedule of Events (SOE) 

August 5, 2005 (Friday)  

  • Arrival and Check-in at Best Western Center Inn, 235 N. Military Hwy, Norfolk, VA
  • Reception with cocktails and light-early midrats.
  • CW send/receive work station qualifications.
  • CV 62 Radioman Fun Quiz (special prize given to the highest scorer).
  • Review weekend reunion events.


August 6, 2005 (Saturday) 

  • Reunion Breakfast.
  • Tour onboard AEGIS DDG 51  Class B/L 6 or 7 Destroyer at NOB (Tentative).
  • VIP tour onboard USS WISCONSON (BB 64) and at The Naval Museum at downtown NORVA (Alternate to AEGIS DDG 51 tour).
  • Group Photo-op at the Tidewater Veterans Memorial.
  • Lunch (at a special place to be determined)
  • Shopping trip to The MacArthur Center Mall.
  • Children’s event (to be determined based on how many children accompany their parents).
  • All Hands Evening Dinner at the Grate Steak, followed by:

            - Surprise gifts drawing.

            - Formal presentation Title: “Current Fleet Communications” (1 hr).

            - Second presentation: Topic and guest speaker (to be determined).

            - Business meeting (Discuss the next reunion, planning responsibilities, etc). 

August 7, 2005 (Sunday)


  • Breakfast/Brunch together.
  • Shipmate and Family farewells.


Your Shipmates,

Sharon Turner & Ken Loomer

Mini Boss, Kurt Merkling has had an extension of his last official duty for the US government and will not be able to make this one. Sorry Mini Boss, We will miss you.


Reunion Map (Will Link Later)

Click on "Reunion Map" above. Just above the map you will find a "Printable Version" tab that you can use to get a printed copy that fits your paper. There is also a  zoom on the left which can be use to help you better understand the directions.


Information will be posted as it is received







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